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I stop by here with some questions and they were very helpful. This is better than the average... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
736edb
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Eagle Mountain, Utah
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Better than average!!

The lady was very helpful, gave us some honest information on accommodation which is refreshing... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
Margot P
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Korora, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stop by here with some questions and they were very helpful. This is better than the average visitor center.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 736edb
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Stopped to ask about the best ghost towns for a small day trip. The gal at the counter said she hasn't lived here long, and referred me to a book that contained limited information. There were a couple of displays around the lobby of this...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank reds4me
Reviewed 26 May 2018

We first arrived around 10-30am on a friday to find a hand written sign on the front door "Back in around 30 mins". We walked round the block a couple of times and the door had been unlocked, so we walked in. A strange place...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

The lady was very helpful, gave us some honest information on accommodation which is refreshing! Had a pleasant walk around the back streets at her suggestion. The animal collection is interesting, from all over the world and still adding. A cute town in the middle...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Margot P
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I stop by here with some questions and they were very helpful. This is better than the average visitor center.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 736edb
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We stopped to see the exhibits again at the visitor center in Winnemucca. They were setting up for a large dinner in the hall. The visitor center is free to visit. There is nice taxidermy animals, and other things to see. The redwood tree in...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Basically none of the animals mounted in the museum are native to the area. What a strange place. I left feeling very confused and with no real information that would help me learn more about the area.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank William L
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I love how they have an animal, rock, western history display for all to see free of charge. It has three levels, elevators and stairs to all levels plus bathrooms. Its a great place for weddings, business dinners, Santa village. Great for any community event....More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank L2027BUjamies
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The visitor center appears to have taken over the first floor of an out of business casino. There is a front space with tables full of brochures and some old lit cabinets of rocks and cowboy gear (called the "Buckaroo Hall of Fame") as well...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank NevadaHighdesert
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We followed signs to this building to get some information on motels for an overnight stop. As others have said, the building is a large dark hall with a small office for information. What was unexpected was the various displays. There is a collection of...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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